AccountingBachelor of Arts

Why study Accounting at Gustavus?

Financial experts are the backbone of the business sector. The Accounting major at Gustavus will give you the core accounting skills needed to process and analyze financial data. You will learn the steps to lead individuals and organizations through complex economic systems, from taxes to revenue growth.

Course Examples

Every year, Gustavus faculty teach more than 1,800 courses - you'll be able to choose what interests you. Maybe one of these courses from Business and Economics will be on your class schedule.

  • E/M-384International Trade and Finance
  • E/M-330Auditing
  • E/M-371Investments
  • E/M-241Accounting Information Systems

What can I do with a degree in Accounting?

The Accounting major is adaptable - and valuable - leading to many different fields and fulfilling careers. Here are a few popular paths, but a Gustavus degree can take you anywhere.

  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Management Consulting
  • Tax Planning
  • Budget Analysis
  • Information Technology
  • Auditing
Average salary 5 years post graduation Post-Secondary Employment Outcomes Explorer from the U.S. Census Bureau
75%  Ultimately attended graduate or professional school
11:1  Student to Faculty Ratio
72  Majors
100%  of courses taught by faculty members

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